IT Security

Information security is a growing issue with cyber-crime now costing UK businesses billions of pounds. Virus attacks, hackers, spam and malicious emails are a major headache for any business; big or small. The ability to manage that threat has also become more complex as data is migrated across multiple systems, smartphones and other mobile devices.

OGL specialise in IT security solutions, with a team of highly qualified Technical Consultants who can evaluate your current network for strengths and weaknesses, conduct rigorous penetration testing and recommend the best solution from a selection of IT security products.

OGL consider the very latest technologies when recommending IT security solutions:


Used for blocking unwanted traffic, whether it be protection from emails with very large file sizes or executable files which autorun, OGL use firewalls from WatchGuard as the first line of defence.


Kaspersky Lab anti-virus solutions help protect your network from viruses and worms. The synergy between OGL and Kaspersky Lab ensures the very best service for our customers. OGL is currently the UK’s only Kaspersky Platinum Partner.


VPN is the backbone of a solid network infrastructure which connects remote users or sites securely. OGL supply VPN configurations through a team of highly certified technical engineers. Partnering with WatchGuard, OGL supply the latest technologies for network security.

Web filtering

WatchGuard web filtering products from OGL have revolutionised the management of web activity within businesses, ensuring a safe operating environment which optimises staff productivity.


OGL use Forcepoint (formerly known as Websense) to scan your inbound and outbound email to dramatically reduce spam and also alleviate the need for email-based virus scanning on the local server. By using Forcepoint, MX records for the domain “” can be pointed at the Forcepoint server which will filter email and pass it on to the Small Business Server. Outbound email can also be scanned.

Intrusion detection

Our technical team analyse your risk from hackers and spyware using WatchGuard products and the their many years of experience.

Every network is unique and therefore there is no one way to ensure your business is safe and secure. What may be safe one day, may not be safe the next, as IT security threats constantly change.


How your business can benefit from an IT security evaluation:

  • Weaknesses are identified to stop attacks before they start
  • Business continuity is ensured with minimal disruption
  • Vulnerable security areas can be prioritised
  • Compliance with liability guidelines is made easier
  • All employees can feel confident when using the internet and email system.


OGL’s team of Technical Consultants undertake a security evaluation which involves a rigorous program of assessment:

  • Full network review
  • Access method and user rights evaluation
  • Policy, process and procedure review
  • Remote access and mobile working risk assessment
  • Detailed review of host configuration
  • Program update for long term protection.


Call us today to discuss the latest IT security solutions for your business.